Sunday 29 April we wrapped our epic 18-month-long nationwide education and concert tour project, The Jazz Ticket with a packed day of live music and masterclasses at our creative home at Southbank Centre, London. The Jazz Ticket marked the centenary year of the birth of six Giants of Jazz: Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie, Mongo Santamaria, Thelonious Monk, Tadd Dameron and Buddy … Continue reading The Jazz Ticket
We're rounding off the epic that has been The Jazz Ticket 2017 marking the centenary year of the birth of six Giants Of Jazz: Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzie Gillespie, Thelonious Monk, Mongo Santamaria, Tadd Dameron, and Buddy Rich. To celebrate, on Sunday 29 April we're bringing together for The Jazz Ticket National Finale around 200 of the 600 young musicians … Continue reading The Jazz Ticket National Finale
Our critically-acclaimed alumni dominate the shortlist in the Best Jazz Album category in Gilles Peterson's Worldwide Awards. There is simply no stopping the latest Warrior charge! Our alumni and Associate Artist/Composer make up half of the 10 albums shortlisted for the award, so please, let your fingers do the walking and click on the VOTE NOW link … Continue reading Tomorrow’s Warriors alumni dominate Worldwide Awards Best Jazz Album shortlist-VOTE NOW!